One thing worth noting, is that in my experience, it differs from the linux version. In Linux you just adduser username, then passwd username and youre in business. In Fbsd, the easiest way is to just type adduser without other args and answer the questions.
Bri ----- Original Message ----- From: "Rick Hamell" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: "Cliff Sarginson" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Cc: "FreeBSD Questions" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Sent: Sunday, December 29, 2002 2:12 PM Subject: Re: adduser > > > Negative PR ? > > I do my best to promote it. > > That does not mean being uncritical. > > I tried the simple act of adding a user to my system. > > It failed, repeatingly asking me for a user name I had already given. > > Look it /etc/adduser.conf remove the user name there and leave that line > blank. I've run into the same issue until I realized it was setup so that > you could force user names to have a part in common. > > Rick > > > To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] > with "unsubscribe freebsd-questions" in the body of the message > To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-questions" in the body of the message